Europe

factory workers
Design, Energy, Energy Saving, Engineering and Technology, Environment, Europe

The unexpected ways in which factories are saving energy

Whisky, the third largest industry in Scotland after energy and financial services, makes up around 70 per cent of the entire Scottish food and drink sector and is valued at £5bn a year. The whisky distilleries use a hierarchy of measures to cut their energy bills and earn additional income. Traditionally, distilleries have converted the waste grains (known as daff) from the malting process into pellets, a protein-rich cattle feed sold to local farmers.

Europe, Oxfordprospect, Trains, Transport, Travel

HILTON BOURNEMOUTH

This hotel is just 5 minutes from the local rail station with direct trains serving major cities including Southampton, London, Reading, Oxford and Birmingham.

Portliner barge
Energy, Europe, Innovation, Investment, Shipping, Technology

Are batteries a viable option for shipping?

However, efforts by innovators to electrify shipping has only just begun. In a few months, for instance, we will see the first 100 percent electric barges operating in the inland waters serving the European ports of Antwerp, Amsterdam, and Rotterdam.

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Europe, Gas, Northern Europe, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines

Baltic Pipeline Project to Carry Norwegian Gas to Eastern Europe

Once this project is complete, it should open new sources of competitive and secure natural gas to customers in these western Baltic countries. In addition, it will aid them in their transition to low carbon power generation in keeping with the Paris Accords.

Flame Debate 2018
Europe, Flame Conference, Innovation, Technology

5 TOP CONFERENCE INDUSTRY TRENDS

In the UK alone, corporate events are big business amounting to a staggering £18.1bn in 2017.